Columns on Citizen Matters
Jan 03 2017
Deepa Mohan
A nature walk explored everything from travellers' palm to passion flowers to lipstick plant, while the talk provided the background required to internalise the sightings.
Nov 28 2016
Radio Active 90.4MHz
Did you know parts of Karnataka received good rainfall only for three years since 2001? What is the status of the farmers in Karnataka? What can Bengaluru do to help them?
Oct 05 2015
Sakuntala Narasimhan
Why did HSR Open Street initiative receive negative feedback by some people? Resistance comes from the biased mindset, says Sakuntala Narasimhan.
Jul 15 2015
Govind Nandakumar
While asking for cuts on each referral is ethically wrong, the reason behind this behaviour is equally disturbing. General doctors need to be well-paid, so that cuts don’t matter to them.
Oct 12 2016
The Ugly Indian
From a dark and dreary under-bridge area to a bright and lively public space, the story of a transformation.
May 22 2015
Vivek M
  Ganga Madappa, Staff Reporter and Community Manager at Citizen Matters, writes:   Here's a side of the Ulsoor lake that not too many people notice. To the left of the kalyani at the lake, is a storm water drain that comes all...
Dec 19 2013
Sweta Uchil-Purohit
All you sweet fans, here's what you might want to follow in life! Even without direct sugar intake, your food has sufficient sugar to get you going.
Aug 22 2013
Reshmi Chakraborty
A mother can't wait to steal some time for herself, away from her children, while they are growing up. Once they grow up and fly away in search of their destiny, will her mindset remain the same? Reshmi Chakraborty tries exploring the subject.
Aug 05 2013
Padmalatha Ravi
When your daughter is sexually harassed, be on her side. Don’t tell her to bear with it quietly. You shouldn’t be worrying about the world’s reaction.
Nov 21 2012
How much water do plants really need? How do you avoid over-watering?
Oct 25 2012
Mukul Saxena
Once you recognise symptoms of heart disease, what steps to take.
Dec 15 2011
Christina Daniels
Opening on December 15th, about 175 feature films from around the world are screening in Bengaluru over eight days. These include 130 foreign, 30 Indian, 15 Kannada films.
Jun 01 2011
Maitri Vasudev
After 12 years as an autorickshaw driver, Mahadev quit. Why? What does he think about past career and what about his future?
Dec 21 2010
Theresa Varghese
For many Indian Christians, Christmas has traditionally meant sweets particular to their region. Guava cheese, coconut fudge, rose cookies, snowballs and more. The beauty of food traditions lies in how each family can create its own.


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